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Meaning of DRAWN

Pronunciation:  dron

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  having the curtains or draperies closed or pulled shut; "the drawn draperies kept direct sunlight from fading the rug"
  2. [adj]  represented in a drawing
  3. [adj]  subjected to great tension; stretched tight; "the skin of his face looked drawn and tight"; "her nerves were taut as the strings of a bow"
  4. [adj]  showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering; "looking careworn as she bent over her mending"; "her face was drawn and haggard from sleeplessness"; "that raddled but still noble face"; "shocked to see the worn look of his handsome young face"- Charles Dickens
  5. [adj]  (of vehicles) pulled forward (often used in combination; "horse-drawn vehicles")

DRAWN is a 5 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: careworn, closed, delineate, delineated, haggard, raddled, represented, taut, tense, tired, worn



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Drawn\, p. p. & a.
See {Draw}, v. t. & i.

{Drawn butter}, butter melter and prepared to be used as a
   sort of gravy.

{Drawn fowl}, an eviscerated fowl.

{Drawn game} or {battle}, one in which neither party wins;
   one equally contested.

{Drawn fox}, one driven from cover. --Shak.

{Drawn work}, ornamental work made by drawing out threads
   from fine cloth, and uniting the cross threads, to form a

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